Configure your website in CuteFTP

This tutorial will show you how to configure your website in CuteFTP

This tutorial assumes you already have CuteFTP and have it running on your computer, but not connected to another server.

1) Click the Site Manager button.

Configure your website in CuteFTP

2) Right click the General FTP Sites folder.

Configure your website in CuteFTP

3) Click New Folder.

Configure your website in CuteFTP

4) Enter a name for the new folder.

Configure your website in CuteFTP

Now let’s configure a new site inside this new folder.

5) Click New.

Configure your website in CuteFTP

6) Then click FTP Site…

Configure your website in CuteFTP

7) Enter a name or label for this new site (this is for your reference only).

Configure your website in CuteFTP

8) Then enter the Host address.

Configure your website in CuteFTP

Note: The host address can be in the form ftp.yourdomain.com or just the IP address.

9) Enter the username and password for the hosting account.

9) Enter the username and password for the hosting account.

If your domain name has not yet propagated, then you’ll have to use the IP address method.

10) Click Exit when finished.

10) Click Exit when finished.

That’s it! We’ve successfully configured a new site in CuteFTP.

11) To connect to the website we just configured, click the Site Manager icon…..

11) To connect to the website we just configured, click the Site Manager icon.....

12) Select the site you want to connect to, then click Connect.

12) Select the site you want to connect to, then click Connect.

13) Click OK.

12) Select the site you want to connect to, then click Connect.

That’s it! We’ve successfully connected to our website via FTP.

14) Click the Disconnect icon to close the connection.

12) Select the site you want to connect to, then click Connect.

This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to configure a website in CuteFTP, for the purposes of establishing an FTP connection.

 

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